Song of the Day #4,858: Throwing Good After Bad’ – Brandi Carlile

Concluding my track-by-track presentation of Brandi Carlile’s In These Silent Days

Carlile finishes off In These Silent Days with the delicate piano balled ‘Throwing Good After Bad,’ one of the most enigmatic songs on the album. She says it’s about her family — the one she was born into, not the one she made.

It’s a sad, plaintive song and it ends an often hopeful album on a somber note.

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